During Wonder Festival the “Wonderful Hobby Life For You” booth showed off Bandai Visual’s new original anime Comet Lucifer.
Studio 8-bit are the masterminds behind the anime, and this is their first original story. The director of this anime will be Yasuhito Kikuchi, known for directing Infinite Stratos, I My Me! Strawberry Eggs and Macross frontier. Tatsuya Kato will be in charge of the music, you may know him for composing music from Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma, The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan and Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club.
The anime series will premiere in October.
The world is covered in blue crystals called gifdium. Sougo Amagi our hero, lives in the town of Garden Indigo which is known for mining these crystals. One of Sougo hobbies is collecting rare crystals. One day he gets in a fight with his classmates Kaon, Roman and Otto. He end up wandering deep inside of the ruins of a mine and dicovers an underground lake. There he meets a mysterious girl with blue hair and red eyes. and this is where our story takes off.
Sogo Amagi – Yusuke Kobayashi
Feria – Ayaka Ohashi
Kaon Lanchester – Rie Takahashi
Roman Valoff – Takuma Terashima
Otto Moto – Ayaka Suwa
Moura – Inori Minase